• Short Summary

    Prince George, Duke of Kent, attends celebrations of Centenary of the death of novelist Sir Walter Scott.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Scotland's tribute to her famous son. Prince George & representatives of every walk of Scottish life, pay homage at Sir Walter Scott Centenary celebrations."

    Edinburgh, Scotland.

    Various dignitaries walk out of St. Giles' Cathedral after service celebrating 100th anniversary of the death of novelist Sir Walter Scott.

    Prince George, Duke of Kent, and the Lord Provost walk in the Centenary procession past watching crowds. They are going to the Scott monument in Princes Street.

    Long Shot of Prince George placing a wreath at the Scott memorial.

    The Procession moves on to the old Parliament Hall. Among those in the parade are the Heralds (in their uniform) and men carrying halberds. Judges, councillors, military men are also taking part.

    'A great tribute to a great man."

    N.B. No good shots of Prince George. All quite long shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    659.36
    Media URN:
    4717
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:00:00 / 01:42:29:00
    Canister:
    32/77

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